Andrea Damyon has been described as one of Australia’s most talented makeup artists. Her rise from anonymity to an internationally recognised artist in just a few short years is due to one simple reason – her work is flawless, and nothing short of world class. After completing her formal makeup qualifications at the Australian College of Makeup and Special effects, Andrea found herself assisting on the set of the Baz Luhrmann film ‘Australia’ featuring an all star cast including Nicole Kidman and Hugh Jackman.
Her talent, work ethic and attention to detail was quickly recognized, and soon after Andrea was called upon to work on the set of Channel Sevens ‘Gladiators’, Channel Nine telemovies, various commercials, runway shows for David Jones, Bridal Expo Melbourne, Hair Expo London and Hair Expo Australia.
In a whirlwind of events Andrea’s success took her international. Within weeks of her arrival in London, multiple A-list celebrities, along with the society elite, called upon her. After her phenomenal success in London, Andrea returned to Australia where her unique skills were more in demand than ever before.
Working in Bridal fashion, editorial, film, advertising and commercial areas of the industry, Andrea has had the privilege to hone her skills on many different faces. Andrea prides herself on creating a flawless face and has an amazing eye for attention to detail. Her skills in make-up artistry are superb.
“What matters the most is that you listen to your client. Work with the face, structure, texture of the face and not against it”.
Andrea is a master at blending, creating symmetry and is constantly experimenting and transforming her techniques. Not one to become ‘stuck in her ways’ Andrea is always looking for ways she can create something new and fresh.
“Every face and each clients needs is different, and so is the way I approach, prepare, transform and create each individual look”.
Andrea’s success comes from dedication to her work, a natural approach, expertise and passion which drives her from strength to strength within the industry. She understands the skill and precision that is necessary to create a beautiful face and takes pride in each step of the creative process.